Rangel: ISIS 'Not A Threat To Our National Security'Rep. Charlie Rangel, D-N.Y., said that ISIS is “not a threat to our national security,” arguing that we should not be bombing in the region because we are not even at war.
Kerry: US Expecting Help From Turkey Against ISISThe United States expects Turkey to step up in the fight against the Islamic State group now that Turkey has secured the release of 49 hostages held by the militants, Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday.
Chuck Todd: 'This Is A Country That Is Fatigued From This President'White House correspondent Chuck Todd said Monday that a recent poll showing that President Barack Obama would lose to Mitt Romney if the election was held today is indicative of a country that is “fatigued” by the president himself.
Sharpton: 'Many Of Us Are Frustrated' Obama Hasn't Brought Up Race Card More OftenCivil rights leader Al Sharpton responded to President Obama’s recent comments on the racial effect to his approval numbers by stating that he believes the president doesn’t bring up “the race card” enough.
Romney Accepts Apology From MSNBC HostMitt Romney says he has accepted an apology from an MSNBC host who joked about a Christmas picture that included the 2012 Republican presidential candidate's adopted, African-American grandson.
Former MSNBC Host Tweets About Health Plan Being CancelledFormer MSBBC host Dylan Ratigan is the latest to join those who are not pleased with President Barack Obama and the new health policy.
Paul Sets Citation Rules Amid Plagiarism Claims Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is instituting new approval and citation rules for his staffers and researchers in the face of accusations that he plagiarized material from several sources for speeches, a newspaper column and his book.
Cooper To House Republican: 'You're Not On Fox News'“When you’re not on a Fox News, you get contentious interviews. When you’re not on MSNBC and a liberal, you get contentious interviews.”
No. 2 House Dem: GOP 'Looking Over Their Shoulders' At Tea PartyThe No. 2 House Democrat says a key factor extending the government shutdown is fear among moderate Republicans about a tea party challenge.
Study: US Audiences Demand 'Outrage-Based' Political Opinion Programs For NewsAmerican audiences tend to gravitate towards media sources that reinforce their pre-existing beliefs. And as the number of online media outlets increases and newspaper readership falls – “outrage-based” political opinion media has grown dramatically.
Study: Opinion Dominates Cable News Channel Over Factual ReportingA new study finds that opinion is dominating factual reporting on MSNBC.
Obama Stands Firm On Gun Control Despite Long OddsPresident Barack Obama declared Monday on his first trip outside Washington to promote gun control that a consensus is emerging for universal background checks for purchasers, though he conceded a tough road lay ahead to pass an assault weapons ban over formidable opposition in Congress.
MSNBC Host Accuses GOP Senators Of 'Bullying' Chuck HagelMSNBC anchor Chris Hayes responded to Defense Secretary nominee Chuck Hagel’s Senate hearing by saying that GOP senators had a “seething theatrical contempt” for the former Nebraska senator.
Trade Association: Sharpton's Group Owes $28,000 In Late RentWhen it comes to renting D.C. office space, even the Rev. Al Sharpton can’t pay the rent on time – going on seven months.
GQ Magazine Lists Romney Atop "Least Influential People Of 2012"GQ magazine has ranked Mitt Romney as its “least influential” person of 2012.